The bike sharing in NYC, now in its fourth month. has created new levels of bicycle acceptability. Like getting married.
From the New York Times: In Sickness and in Health, Long After the Bike Is Due Back By: Matt Flegenheimer October 11th, 2013 After marrying in June, Christie and Sean Hutchinson took the [...]
Never underestimate the economic ingenuity of a New Yorker
Posted on twitter by: Jeremy Lenz (@jeremy646)
There is still lots of backlash on NYC’s 6 month old Citibike sharing program. Maybe New Yorkers haven’t realized the truly awesome potential “cool factor” of what are perceived as clunky rides.
BMX star and co-owner of Chinatown’s bike shop Dah Shop, Tyrone Williams, puts his Animal Bikes Team skills into a bike share [...]
Here’s a guy with an interesting challenge. @Citibiker, is trying to find the first 100 Citibikes, numbered accordingly on the side in white like a serial number, out of the more than 6,000 bikes in circulation in NYC.
To follow along his progress and various sites around town, visit: citibiker.tumblr.com
I’m hoping [...]
Hopefully your not being swayed by the endless hate speak from conservatives with their magazines and newspapers who aren’t even willing to give Citibike a try or a chance.
Hopefully if you have problems with the new system, it’s based on real life experiences and you can offer criticisms directly to the D.O.T, knowing [...]
In typical fashion the hate coming out against a new initiative of bicycle transportation comes from out-of-touch people who would never even try the thing they vehemently rattle the saber at. They have no problem using their “so-called” media credence to help propagate their anger especially news agencies like the Wall Street Journal. Remember [...]
Oh the sacrifices we New Yorkers have had to make under three terms of Mayor Bloomberg. First we had to give up smoking in public places and not being able to light up at your favorite rock venue. Ok, we can deal with that, besides now we have these sneaky electronic cigarettes that plug [...]
Yes, it’s true, I’m super psyched about bike sharing coming to NYC. Mainly because it puts more people on bicycles and is another viable transportation option, getting my home town one step closer to those other cool cities that have bike sharing, like Paris, Barcelona, Washington, DC and of course Boston.
Actually, my [...]
First a sit-in now vandalization of property? Will these ruthless anarchists stop at nothing to further their subversive cause of stopping bike sharing?
Now it looks like local residents have defaced Citibike stations in Brooklyn.
Here is the latest,
Speak Up If You Think Bike-Share Belongs in Fort Greene and Clinton [...]
More citibike stations are popping up in Manhattan. Oh no, precious parking being gobbled up. There’s only one thing to do: Ride a bike.
Here is a new station I spotted in the financial district:
Follow along on twitter: @citibikenyc
Perhaps you are concerned about Manhattan restaurant owner, 68 year old Jacques [...]